Featured Events

Fever Dream

Fever Dream Tuesday, April 21, 2015 10:00am

A curated exhibition by Rosalind Breen MFA 16 PT, Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR and Maggie Hazen MFA 16 SC.

Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery  
Talk: Mary Miss

Talk: Mary Miss Tuesday, April 21, 2015 12:00pm

How do artists speak to environmental issues? Artist Mary Miss (American, b. 1944) has reshaped boundaries between sculpture, architecture, landscape design,...

RISD Museum, Metcalf Auditorium  
Brown/RISD Anthology

Brown/RISD Anthology Tuesday, April 21, 2015 7:00pm

Brown/RISD Graduate Performance/Visual/Readings Event

CIT 2nd floor Grad Studies Space  
Decorate the Willy Wonka Gala

Decorate the Willy Wonka Gala Wednesday, April 22, 2015 6:30pm

Are you interested in decorating a gala into a Willy Wonka wonderland? Boys Town New England is calling help from the creative RISD folks for decorating...

MET Room A  
Fulbright Workshop

Fulbright Workshop Wednesday, April 22, 2015 6:30pm

RISD is one of the top producing Fulbright programs in the United States for this prestigious grant! Be sure to take advantage of this remarkable award...

123 Dyer Street  
Analysis Architecture

Analysis Architecture Thursday, April 23, 2015 10:00am

Drawing is a space for resolution of form. Drawing is a space for communication of information. Drawing is a space for inquiry into orders. Drawing is a...

BEB (Bayard Ewing Building), Gallery  
Mindfulness Meditation

Mindfulness Meditation Thursday, April 23, 2015 10:00am

Improve self-esteem, lower anxiety and increase inner calm with guided meditation. No experience is necessary. Contact Samantha Becker, LICSW ...

Thompson House  
Buerger Katsota Architects Lecture

Buerger Katsota Architects Lecture Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:00pm

Stephan Buerger and Demetra Katsota will present the work of their firm, Buerger Katsota Architects. The practice provides architectural, urban, master...

BEB (Bayard Ewing Building), 106  
Sabbatical Presentation: Mary Kawenski

Sabbatical Presentation: Mary Kawenski Thursday, April 23, 2015 12:00pm

Presenting sabbatical work.

Memorial Hall, Tap Room 4th Floor  
Guest Lecture: ORGANISED CHAOS الفو ضى المنظمة

Guest Lecture: ORGANISED CHAOS الفو ضى المنظمة Thursday, April 23, 2015 1:10pm

Cairo-based, Egyptian-Lebanese artist Lara Baladi will present her work from before and after the 2011 Egyptian revolution. As a Fellow at MIT's Open...

Design Center, 315  
Design the Night: Blueprint

Design the Night: Blueprint Thursday, April 23, 2015 4:00pm

Imaginary spaces, fictional dimensions, and designed illusions set the stage for inspiration and innovation. Experiment with form and function throughout the...

RISD Museum  
Talk: Dennis Crompton

Talk: Dennis Crompton Thursday, April 23, 2015 5:30pm

Dennis Crompton, a founding member of the avant-garde British architecture collective, Archigram, discusses the exhibitions and publishing program at the...

RISD Museum, Metcalf Auditorium  
RISD NY New Museum Triennial Tour

RISD NY New Museum Triennial Tour Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00pm

JOIN RISD NY FOR A TOUR OF THE NEW MUSEUM'S TRIENNIAL SURROUND AUDIENCE THURSDAY, APRIL 23 / 6PM TOUR $22 Admission* / REGISTER HERE CO- CURATED by...

New Museum  
RISD/DC Spring Happy Hour

RISD/DC Spring Happy Hour Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00pm

Who needs cherry blossoms when we've got each other? Come celebrate spring with RISD/DC! RISD/DC Spring Happy HourThursday, April 23rd, 20156:00 pm - 8:00...

DGS Delicatessen  
Illustration Senior Show: Group 8

Illustration Senior Show: Group 8 Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:30pm

Please join us for our eighth Senior Show of the year! There are ten senior show groups this year. There will be a new exhibition up in the ISB Gallery...

Illustration Studies Building (ISB), ISB Gallery  
Visiting Designer: Ben Rubin

Visiting Designer: Ben Rubin Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:30pm

Ben Rubin is an internationally renowned media artist based in New York City. Ben has worked closely with major figures in contemporary culture, including...

Center for Integrative Technologies (CIT), 103  
Spring 2015 Release Party

Spring 2015 Release Party Thursday, April 23, 2015 8:00pm

Come celebrate the release of the VISIONS Spring 2015 issue on Thursday, April 23rd from 8-10 PM in FAUNCE UNDERGROUND! Join us for musical and spoken word...

Faunce Underground  
Critical Design/Critical Futures

Critical Design/Critical Futures Friday, April 24, 2015 9:00am

How can critical design, design activism and design-led social innovation open up new horizons for speculative futures? This cross-disciplinary conference,...

Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center/RISD Museum  
Critical Encounters: Drawing in Architecture

Critical Encounters: Drawing in Architecture Friday, April 24, 2015 1:00pm

Some of the most provocative ideas in architecture have been expressed through drawing. Architectural drawing can be an activity where concepts are...

RISD Museum, Chace Galleries  
Carly Ayres: Specialized Generalist

Carly Ayres: Specialized Generalist Friday, April 24, 2015 6:00pm

Carly Ayres – a graduate of RISD's department of Industrial Design and contributor to Core77 – will speak about the art of consuming, creating, and curating...

Fleet Library (Main)  
Kabbalat Shabbat Services and Dinner

Kabbalat Shabbat Services and Dinner Friday, April 24, 2015 6:15pm

Reform and Chavurah service options 7:30: Communal Shabbat dinner Everything is free and all are welcome!

Brown RISD Hillel  
Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities Symposium: Keynote Lecture: Bernard Tschumi, FAIA

Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities... Friday, April 24, 2015 6:30pm

Sponsored by RISD’s Architecture department and Brown University’s History of Art and Architecture department Information: brownrisdsymposium.com (Click...

RISD Auditorium  
Bernard Tschumi Keynote Lecture

Bernard Tschumi Keynote Lecture Friday, April 24, 2015 6:30pm

This is the keynote address for the Architecture, Urbanism, Humanities: Intersection of Pedagogies symposium. Bernard Tschumi is widely recognized as one...

RISD Auditorium  
Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities Symposium: Talks and Round Table Discussions

Architecture, Urbanism, and the Humanities... Saturday, April 25, 2015 9:00am

Sponsored by RISD’s Architecture department and Brown University’s History of Art and Architecture department Information: brownrisdsymposium.com (Click...

List Art Center Auditorium, 64 College Street, Brown University  
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